Tubbataha Superintendent Awarded Hero for the Environment

Tubbataha Protected Area Superintendent Angelique Songco received the Hero for the  Environment Award during the WWF-Philippines Partner’s Night held on 15 November in Makati City. The award was given in recognition of PASu Songco’s remarkable work in turning...

Tubbataha: A National Treasure, now available

‘Tubbataha: A National Treasure’, the very first photo book on the country’s common heritage  was launched last 9 November at the Manila Polo Club in Makati City. The book features stunning photographs of one of Tubbataha’s great fans., Tet Lara, and is...

Their Love Affair with Tubbataha 

I don’t remember sleeping that night while the boat rocked back and forth,” writes Teresa “Tet” Lara, underwater photographer, of her unforgettable first visit in March 1996 to the Tubbataha Reefs, onboard what was then the Aquastar. It was a rough start to what was...